Meaning aqua regia
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Mixture of hydrochloric acid and nitric acid. (HCl),(HNO3). It is an extremely destructive mixture and can dissolve gold and platinum, as well as many other minerals.
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Aqua Regia is a mixture of hydrochloric acid and nitric acid. It can dissolve gold, which single acids alone cannot do.
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(HCl),(HNO3) Mixture of hydrochloric and nitric acids. It is an extremely destructive mixture and can dissolve gold and platinum, as well as many other minerals.
Source: greatmining.com

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An alternative term for nitrohydrochloric acid. Origin: L. Royal water, so called from its power to dissolve gold (05 Mar 2000)
Source: mondofacto.com

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A mixture of aqua fortis ("strong water," i.e., nitric acid) and   spiritus salis ("spirit of salt," i.e., hydrochloric acid) produces  aqua regia ("roy [..]
Source: alchemylab.com

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(inorganic chemistry) A mixture of three parts concentrated hydrochloric acid to one part concentrated nitric acid. * '''2005''', D.J. Krus, ''[http://www.docstoc.com/docs/82427586/Elements-of-Prop [..]
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A mixture of nitric and hydrochloric acids, usually 1:3 or 1:4 parts HNO3 to HCl, used to dissolve gold.
Source: antoine.frostburg.edu


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